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Here's what's funny! 3 New Humor Tools to help a Professional Speaker be Funnier.

Updated: Jul 24


A Keynote Speaker is Humorless.

Why?

There is only one reason a professional speaker doesn't use humor masterfully in their talks. They haven't figured out how.


"When you laugh with someone, you both feel you’re on the same side. It’s a fantastic tool for building a connection. Indeed, for many great speakers humor has become

a Superweapon."

Chris Anderson, TED, CEO


Did you say the person in charge of the most coveted speaking platform on Earth believes "for building a connection" that

"Humor is a Super-Weapon."


And the CEO of TED is not alone.

Most top speakers are equally effusive about humor.


"Nothing positions people for persuasion

as well as a sense of humor."

Roger Dawson


"Nothing builds rapport faster than humor."

Jeffrey Gitomer


"Never forget that humor’s ability to poison a presentation is exceeded only by its capacity to lift it to another level."

Dave Zielinski


And something else is improved by using humor well.